R | | Adventure, Drama
An unconfirmed explanation of why the setting was changed from Maine to Oregon is that one of the screenwriters misunderstood the novella's reference to "Portland" being nearby.
I was 12 going on 13 the first time I saw a dead human being. It happened in the summer of 1959-a long time ago, but only if you measure in terms of years. I was living in a small town in Oregon called Castle Rock. There were only twelve hundred and...
Gordie's mother folds the last length of the sheet twice when she's taking laundry off the line in the back yard and he calls down from the window to ask where his canteen is.
As the end credits begin, we see Gordie's son and his friend playing on his front yard on their way to a swimming pool.
$242,795 (USA) (16 November 1986)
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